Most listings are in the $30's per square foot per year. The The Cove submarket is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $37 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Fairfield market, the The Cove submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 4 listings have come on the market, which means spaces are probably going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 100% of the listings in the The Cove are subleases, so you might be able to snag a great spot on a short term. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet on the market, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 12,230 sqft, there are still 0 new listings below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 7 stories. Most buildings in this area were built in 1984 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Real estate is the dominant industry in this region. Most of the occupants of The Cove work from home. Commuting close to an hour a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.